The errors of great men are venerable because they are more fruitful than the truths of little men.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Failure cannot cope with persistence.
Do not be afraid of mistakes, providing you do not make the same one twice.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
Man knows so much and does so little.
One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.
Failing to prepare is preparing to fail.
Dwelling on negative thoughts is like fertilizing weeds.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
The fire that warms us can also consume us; it is not the fault of the fire.
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved.
As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it.
But man is not made for defeat,'he said. 'A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.
Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.